Senior Planner / London / Property & Infrastructure Consultancy

Penguin Recruitment
South West London
£35000 - £45000 per annum + leading benefits package
14 Feb 2017
14 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Planner (Commercial Planning Team)

London (Holborn / Chancery Lane)

One of UK's largest Property & Infrastructure consultancies

£35,000 - £45,000 p/a

Penguin are pleased to be working with one of the UK's largest Property & Infrastructure consultancies on the appointment of a Senior Planner to the Commercial Team in their central London office.

The successful Senior Planner will provide trusted commercial property advice to public sector clients, developers, investors and occupiers. Working alongside highly experienced specialists in valuation, investment, planning and building consultancy you will work on small to large scale projects across London & the South East.

This consultancy places a high value on their staff, you are not just a number here. Expect to be challenged and rewarded well for your contributions. Reviews and ongoing training will keep you at the top of your career and our client have a track record of promoting capable Planners quickly through the ranks.


-Assist research and drafting planning appraisals and planning applications

-Undertaking site visits

-Making representations on emerging Development Plan documents

-Undertaking sequential site assessments and assisting in the preparation of retail impact assessments

-Supporting senior staff and assisting with developing strategic advice on a range of projects

-Continuing professional development relating directly to projects and development of wider planning knowledge, commensurate with role and experience.

-Maintaining and developing technical knowledge and acquiring a thorough working knowledge of planning law

Person specification

-Educated to degree level (ideally planning) with appropriate professional qualifications

-At least 3-5 years experience in public or private sectors

-Recent membership of RTPI

-Strong inter-personal skills

-Eager to learn and develop and become a full member of a busy and successful team.


-Market leading salary & benefits package

-Join one of the UK's largest Planning Consultancies

-Exciting project profile

-Clear career progression opportunities

-Ongoing CPD

In summary: The role will challenge, develop and reward you as a Planner. You will work with a sizeable, talented team who enjoy what they do and as a result, the working environment is enjoyable and vibrant. You will receive an excellent if not market leading salary and supporting benefits package. Interested?

To apply!

Our client has a breath of industry knowledge that spans the UK and beyond. The Director leading this recruitment is interested to meet with suitable Senior Planners immediately.

Please register your interest below by clicking 'apply'. For further information on this role or others in London, please contact me on 01792 365 101 or

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Our client is based in central London, nearby stations include Holborn and Chancery Lane.